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Lido La Pigna

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Piazza Mazzaro' SNC, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24464
09:00 - 18:00
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For the past three summers we have hung out at Lido La Pigna for quintessential Italian beach culture of people watching, great food and private boat rides with the very fun Capitano Luciano. Tomas and his family run a solid operation. Starting with the shuttle that picks you up at your hotel, reserved beach chairs, after our 90 minute private... More 

Thank Geo F
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88 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can rent loungers on the beach for €10 per bed - pricey -but the staff , particularly the beach guy, are really relaxed and helpful. Nice coffees and ice cream and a selection on f buckets and spades to keep the kids happy. Lovely!

Thank MalDublin
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location and the view are amazing! And, if you want to spend time on the beach, they will gladly lease you a chair, towel and you can spend the whole day on the beach. The restaurant has really terrific, but simple/authentic food. They make their own bread, the usually have a daily pasta (homemade pasta of course), the fish... More 

Thank bucci
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my wife and child, and was recommended today's special - pasta with shrimps for 16 euro. After waiting one hour they served me a small plate of pasta with two tiny shrimps. I complained and they came back with the same plate topped with 5-6 tiny shrimp. This was a joke, so asked for... More 

Thank Tor K
Catania, Sicilia, Italy
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Starting from the fact that I love Taormina, I can tell you that there are so many beautiful places where to go around, but this Lido though is quite small, has a great atmosphere. The staff is warm, always at your disposal and looking to meet your requirements. The view from the beach is magical - you cannot stop to... More 

Thank ErikaMiklatkova
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Open air pleasure with great food and sea views. Staff was very friendly and helpfull. Food at moderate prices but worth the place and quolity of dishes served.

Thank Taxaco
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food was very fresh and delicious. Great pizza and pasta options. I loved the prawns and gnocchi in pistachio sauce. Every coffee came with a home made biscuit and they had great catch/and dish of the day. The view/balcony area is great to have a drink on and relax. The quality of food we had here was definitely better... More 

Thank Grick3tt3
Geneva, Switzerland
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a fantastic place with the best Linguine alla Coze y Vongole (clams & muscles) around. Fresh ingredients, prepared simply but flavourfully, in a perfect setting right on the beach with crystal clear blue waters. We kept coming back everyday for lunch it was so good. Only problem was deciding between the Linguine alla Vongole and the Bruschetta Pizza... More 

Thank Bill H
London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Very tasty food, friendly service, reasonable prices, with a lovely situation right on the beach. Daily specials were delicious but also staples like pasta and toasted sandwiches which were great for the kids. We ate in the downstairs cafe (There is also an upstairs, I'm not sure what the difference is)

Thank Ellenfishing
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for Breakfast or lunch. Whilst staying in Taormina and spending the day on the beach we have enjoyed Lido La Pigna. The staff are friendly and have time for you, which is not always found in some of the Taormina restaurants, worth a visit. Try the Sicilian breakfast. Grazie Millie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$79
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Mazzaro' SNC, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24464
Lido La Pigna is easily connected to Taormina town center via cable-car. The attending staff will be glad to host you in the spacious terraces serving first quality Sicilian food products in a relaxing and informal atmosphere. The fully equipped beach area is a must to get the perfect tan and swim in the peerless ledge of the historic Mazzarò Bay. Don't miss the "Lido La Pigna Experience"... a deep dive in the Sicilian Heritage.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?